Sakiko Okamoto

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Science Fair Prep

G7s and G8s are busy working on their project for the upcoming Science Fair. Many ideas and lots of hard work are put into those cardboard boxes!! We’ll see how they’ll turn out in February! 7年生と8年生は、来月のサイエンスフェアに向けて目下準備中です。大量の段ボールと格闘しながら、頭を使い、手を使い、徐々に形になってきています。さて、何が出来上がるのでしょうか!?サイエンスフェア当日のお披露目が楽しみです!

Last Day for 2018

Season’s Greetings from CIS! We have successfully finished the year 2018 with community chest donation, live music, and first screening of our drama club’s movie “Tangled”. See you all back in 2019! 2018年の授業最終日は、朝の募金活動にはじまり、生徒によるライブパフォーマンスや、ドラマクラブ制作の映画の上映会があり、特別な一日となりました。今学期も残り3か月、2019年も頑張っていきましょう!

End-of-term Bonfire!

Students were excited to wrap-up Fall term with the bonfire!  The beautiful Jomon pottery, created by Grade 8s in their art class were baked in the field today.   While waiting for the pots to warm up, we went on a quick hike in the woods to bring back sticks for the marshmallow roast. S’mores always …

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Habitat for Humanity

Every summer many CIS students go abroad to help people in need and build houses as part of their volunteer work called “Habitat for Humanity”.  The students who went to Indonesia as volunteers  in July had a briefing presentation last week. They gave wonderful presentation to the future participants! We are already looking forward to …

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Volleyball!

Our boys and girls volleyball team have been quite busy with practices and games, home and away. Serving, blocking and smashing! Go Spirit Bears!!! ROAR!!! CISのバレーボールチームは女子男子ともに練習や試合に、忙しい毎日を送っています!GO SPIRIT BEARS!!

Getting ready for… Halloween!

It’s the creepy time of the year, and students are getting ready for the big Halloween event tomorrow! School is getting spookier and spookier each day…!!! Can’t wait to see everyone in their costumes!! 今年もこのシーズンがやってきました!校内のデコレーションも日に日に不気味さを増し、生徒たちも明日のハロウィンイベントに備えています。カービングコンテスト用のカボチャも到着し、明日になるのが楽しみです!  

Diversity Park 2018

On September 29, 27 of our students gathered at Shinjuku Central Park (Chuo Koen) as volunteers for the Diversity Park 2018. CIS students hosted a booth to speak languages around the world! Some students helped out with diversity sports booth, and  head office with the management! It was a cold rainy day, but sure was …

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Back to School!

Welcome back to school! Fall term has started!  New students are welcomed in and are adjusting quickly.  All junior and senior students gathered for the first assembly of the term on Friday to finish off the first week. We’re excited for many upcoming events of the season! 長い夏休みが終わり、フレッシュな気持ちで秋学期がスタートしました。金曜日の放課後には秋学期最初のアッセンブリーが行われ、中高の全生徒が体育館に集まりました。今学期はイベントが盛りだくさんです。勉強もイベントも仲間と一緒に楽しみながら取り組んで行きましょう!

Afterschool and Lunch Break Fun!

Many of our Juniors and Seniors rush to the gym when the class is over to work off their energy and have fun with friends! The gym is always filled with students at lunchtime and afterschool! CISの放課後や昼休みの体育館は、いつも賑やかです!バスケ、バレー、フットサルなど学年を超えてみんな思いっきり体を動かしています!  

Student Council Speech

On Wednesday, all the Jr. and Sr. students gathered in the gym for the student council speech. Four candidates made their speeches for the new president (and vice president) position. Now the school is filled with their posters! 次期生徒会長(および副会長)の立候補者が体育館で中高生に向けて演説を行いました。選挙活動開始です!校内も候補者のポスターが貼られ、盛り上がっています!